Polyvios earned a degree in Accountancy from the University of East Anglia, UK. He worked for 4 years with EY in London and another 3 years for their Cyprus office as an audit Manager. From 1993-1995 was appointed as a non-Executive Director of the CDB Bank and in 1995 he joined the Bank and worked as its Financial Accountant until 1997 when he left to set up HLB Cyprus. He is a member of the ICAEW, ICPAC, Institute of Internal Auditors in the UK and Cyprus. Polyvios served for 5 years as the Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Ethics & Institutions Committee of ICPAC and two years as the Vice Chairman of the International Operations and Foreign Investments committee. He is licensed with the Advanced Certification of the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission to provide investment services or to perform investment activities. Since 2002 he is an appointed member of the HLB International Assurance Committee. Polyvios is the Technical Director of the firm.
Polyvios has extensive audit and internal audit experience and has also extensively advised clients on financial consulting, acquisitions, disposals and mergers. His major clients include local and international companies actively involved in financial services, media & entertainment, shipping, oil & gas and education.